RSSBusiness

Montana Radiator Works finds customers in Bakken, celebrates 100 years of business

Montana Radiator Works finds customers in Bakken, celebrates 100 years of business

Finn Origer was getting out of hamburgers. After supplying ingredients to Hardee’s Restaurants for decades, he was ready for a new venture, th…

July 12, 2015 6:15 am Photos

Photos

(0)
Ag forecast promising for cattle ranchers, dim for farmers

Ag forecast promising for cattle ranchers, dim for farmers

WASHINGTON — International forecasters predict a rosy future for beef producers worldwide during the next decade, but ranchers in Montana are …

July 05, 2015 12:00 am(0)

Synesis7, Montana Tech partner to forward integrated additive manufacturing

Synesis7 of Butte and The Center for Advanced Mineral and Metallurgical Processing at Montana Tech have partnered on a project.

June 14, 2015 12:00 am(0)
Cave, local grass allow Bitterroot creamery to craft artisan sheep cheeses

Cave, local grass allow Bitterroot creamery to craft artisan sheep cheeses

VICTOR - Here at western Montana's first-ever farmstead sheep cheese creamery, things run on a pretty tight schedule.

June 14, 2015 12:00 am Photos

Photos

(0)
Business snapshots: Counseling services offered; therapist completes course

Business snapshots: Counseling services offered; therapist completes course

Case management, counseling services offered

June 14, 2015 12:00 am(0)
Community Hospital named top critical access hospital

Community Hospital named top critical access hospital

Community Hospital of Anaconda recently was recognized as a Top 100 Critical Access Hospital.

June 12, 2015 12:00 am(1)
Ruminant nutritionist joins WestFeeds company

Ruminant nutritionist joins WestFeeds company

Lisa Mckinley Surber, Ph.D., ruminant nutritionist, has recently joined WestFeeds, a Montana company serving livestock producers.

June 12, 2015 12:00 am(0)
Party on: Montana Event Rental opens in Uptown Butte

Party on: Montana Event Rental opens in Uptown Butte

For Johanna and Kayla Lester, mother and daughter business partners, every day’s a party. In April, the women opened Montana Event Rental at 1…

June 08, 2015 12:15 am Photos

Photos

(6)
Business snapshots: New dentist in town; hospitality seminar June 9

Business snapshots: New dentist in town; hospitality seminar June 9

Dentist purchases Butte dental practice

May 31, 2015 12:00 am(0)
Dillon hospital named Top 20 critical access facility

Dillon hospital named Top 20 critical access facility

DILLON -- The National Rural Health Association recently named Barrett Hospital & HealthCare in Dillon a Top 20 Critical Access Hospital i…

May 31, 2015 12:00 am(0)
ChowNow4U brings dinner to your doorstep in Butte

ChowNow4U brings dinner to your doorstep in Butte

There’s a growing market for businesses catering to convenience, and Butte entrepreneur, Steph Bennett, is taking advantage of the trend.

May 31, 2015 12:00 am Photos

Photos

(0)

From the Wire

Takeaway from Fed meeting: Expect a rate increase this year

WASHINGTON (AP) — Expectations have grown that sometime this year, the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates from record lows. The only qu…

2 hours ago Photos

Photos

(0)

US home rental prices climb again in June

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home rental prices climbed much faster than incomes in June. But there are signs of slowing momentum around New York, L…

36 minutes ago(0)

Drachma revolt adds unease to Greece's awkward alliance

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' power-sharing acrobatics look harder to perform by the day.

2 hours ago Photos

Photos

(0)

Ford F-150 gets mixed crash test results

DETROIT (AP) — Ford's new aluminum-sided F-150 pickup saw mixed results in new crash tests by the insurance industry, and the damaged trucks c…

2 hours ago Photos

Photos

(0)

Galaxy S6 fails to reverse profit decline at Samsung

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics suffered a fifth straight drop in quarterly earnings as the Galaxy S6 failed to reverse its decl…

2 hours ago Photos

Photos

(0)

Ford F-150 gets mixed crash test results

DETROIT (AP) — Ford's new aluminum-sided F-150 pickup saw mixed results in new crash tests by the insurance industry, and the damaged trucks c…

5 hours ago Photos

Photos

(0)

2 houses from 'Breaking Bad' for sale in Albuquerque

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Two houses featured on the hit AMC-TV series "Breaking Bad" are up for sale in Albuquerque.

5 hours ago Photos

Photos

(0)

Whole Foods: Sales hurt by bad publicity from overcharging

NEW YORK (AP) — Whole Foods is feeling pinched after New York City officials found it was overcharging customers.

6 hours ago(0)

Average US vehicle age hits record 11.5 years

DETROIT (AP) — In the age of Apple's CarPlay, a lot of cars on the road still have tape decks.

7 hours ago(0)

Facebook 2Q results soar as user base, mobile ads grow

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook is attracting advertising dollars to where its users are — on mobile devices.

7 hours ago(0)

FTC investigating online college University of Phoenix

WASHINGTON (AP) — The University of Phoenix, which runs an online college popular among military veterans, is under federal investigation for …

7 hours ago(0)

How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Wednesday

U.S. stocks rose on Wednesday after Federal Reserve policymakers voted to keep interest rates unchanged and gave no indication that a rate ris…

8 hours ago(0)

House votes to provide money for highways, transit

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House voted overwhelmingly on Wednesday to shore up federal highway aid and veterans' health care before heading out of …

8 hours ago Photos

Photos

(0)

Will the Internet listen to your private conversations?

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Like a lot of teenagers, Aanya Nigam reflexively shares her whereabouts, activities and thoughts on Twitter, Instagram an…

8 hours ago Photos

Photos

(0)

Lew informs Congress he extending debt-limit measures

WASHINGTON (AP) — Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew told Congress on Wednesday that he will extend for another three months the authority he is usi…

8 hours ago(0)

Asian stocks mixed after Fed leaves rates unchanged

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese stocks held steady Thursday following this week's turbulence while other Asian markets were mixed after the U.S. Federa…

1 hour ago Photos

Photos

(0)

Will the Internet listen to your private conversations?

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Like a lot of teenagers, Aanya Nigam reflexively shares her whereabouts, activities and thoughts on Twitter, Instagram an…

9 hours ago Photos

Photos

(0)

Tesla offers 1st incentive in owner referral program

DETROIT (AP) — Electric car maker Telsa Motors Inc. is offering its first incentive, $1,000 to new-car buyers who are referred by current Tesl…

9 hours ago(0)

Facebook stock slides even as 2Q results soar

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook's second-quarter revenue barely squeaked past Wall Street's outsized expectations, sending its high-flying stock down…

9 hours ago(0)

Yelp and Twitter are big market movers

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:

9 hours ago(0)